Brother MFC-L5700DW is a monochrome laser printer that supports duplex, wireless, and mobile printing options. The Brother MFC L5700DW Setup involves:
To know more about the printer setup, continue reading the instructions given on this page.
If you are new to the Brother MFC-L5700DW printer setup, follow these unboxing and setup steps.
Powering on the printer:
Installing the printer software:
The user manual is one of the essential printer supplies that provide you with the necessary information about the printer. The user manual is provided with your printer package during the first-time purchase. If the manual is not included in the printer package, download it by clicking the Manual Download button on this page. Alternatively, you can get the manual for your Brother MFC-L5700DW printer from the official Brother site by following these steps.
The Brother MFC L5700DW Printer Driver is responsible for the communication between your printer and computer. It is available on the Installation CD-ROM that is provided with the Brother MFC L5700DW Setup package. If your computer doesn't support the CD/DVD drive, download the driver by clicking the Driver Download button on this page. Alternatively, you can get the driver from the official Brother site.
Almost all Brother printers are compatible with the latest macOS version. If you wish to print any documents from your Mac without any printer drivers, use AirPrint. For advanced printing or basic scanning, you should install the printer driver. To know how to get the driver from the official Brother site, follow these steps.
Downloading the printer drivers on a Windows computer is quite simple, but you have to remove any previously installed Brother printer driver before installing a new one. To know how to get the driver from the official Brother site, follow these steps.
Before starting the wireless setup:
Setting up the printer on your wireless network:
Connecting printer and computer wirelessly:
The Ethernet connection makes data transfer faster than Wi-Fi. Keep reading the instructions to know how to connect your printer to your network via Ethernet.
Is your Brother MFC-L5700DW printer not working as expected? Fixing such a problem is simple, but identifying the actual cause is difficult. You may get the error messages and details about the error on your printer's touchscreen panel. But sometimes, you may not execute the correct troubleshooting steps and end up with the same error once again. To help you in such cases, we have our dedicated technical experts. All you have to do is click the Call button on this page and contact us for assistance in resolving the printer issues.
If paper is jammed inside your printer, the LCD panel will display a message to help you find the paper-jammed location. You will also get notified by the Status Monitor from your computer if any paper is jammed while printing your documents. These are the possible locations for the paper jam inside your printer.
You cannot reset the toner level on your Brother MFC-L5700DW printer. However, you can reset the drum unit counter after replacing the drum unit. Continue reading the instructions given below to reset the drum unit counter from the printer control panel.
If your Brother MFC-L5700DW printer status is offline on your Windows computer, then follow these troubleshooting steps to bring your printer status back online.
If your printer is connected to Wi-Fi but not printing any documents, follow these troubleshooting steps.